COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Today’s the big day when it becomes officially official: Jim Thome will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York.
Thome is one of a select few with more than 600 homers, and as a first ballot Hall of Famer, he’s an amazing success story.
He played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball, 13 of them with the Cleveland Indians.
Today, it becomes officially official.
Follow along as #ThomeHOF becomes a reality at 1:30 p.m.
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) July 29, 2018
"Once a year, cherished heroes welcome new ones to these hallowed halls."
— MLB Network (@MLBNetwork) July 29, 2018